Hali'i Kai Ocean Front Resort


Hali'i Kai Ocean Front Resort is truly a gem on the sun-drenched Kohala coast of the Big Island. We fell in love with this spot and believe you will enjoy it as well. The lush grounds of the Hali'i Kai resort invite you to spend your days at the award winning Ocean Club.

Hali’I Kai is located 18 miles north of the Kona International Airport on the sun-drenched Kohala Coast, Hali'i Kai (meaning "spreading out to the sea") was recently named the No. 1 resort on the Big Island by Expedia. One of the newest and nicest gated communities in the world-famous Waikoloa Beach Resort, Hali'i Kai boasts one of the best kept secret, the only oceanfront pool, fitness center, lounge and cafe center of any complex on the Big Island. With so many amenities at Hali'i Kai, you may never need to leave the property, which stretches from the greens of the golf course to the lava rock shoreline of the ocean. You can start your morning with an invigorating workout at the poolside Exercise Cabana, then admire the ocean view over a cup of Kona coffee at the private Ocean Club cafe. Spend the afternoon working on your serve at the tennis court, or shooting baskets. Or head over to the lush Coconut Grove for a BBQ picnic with friends or a pleasant nap in a hammock.

Hale Mermaid (20F) is the largest unit in the complex at 1,9307 sq. ft. including the 2 lanais, one adjacent to the dining room and the other off the Master Bedroom. Just redecorated with hardwood floors the 2 story townhouse style condo had 3 bedrooms and 3 full baths and is equipped with everything you will need for your stay. Plenty of room to relax and enjoy yourselves and for guests to have space and privacy.

Décor is Tommy Bahama meets Pottery Barn with Hawaiian art and accents. Accents include crown molding, window trim and natural acadia hardwood floors. Appliances are new and top of the line.

Huge Master BR with Walk-in-closet and large private Master Bath Suite with soaking tub, separate shower and dual sinks. Master has a private lanai with lounge chairs for relaxing. Flat screen TV; soothing tan tones: Pottery Barn fabrics.
BR # 2 is a large Queen BR in tasteful Tommy Bahamas green tones. Hand carved teak 'pineapple' bed.
BR # 3 is outfitted with 2 twin beds with tasteful Hawaii quilts - peak-a-boo views of the ocean.
The bedrooms have 'Broken - Ocean' views to the north & also of the beautiful mountains.
Kitchen: Large gourmet kitchen with African mahogany cabinets, granite counter tops, glass back splash, stainless steel appliances. Kitchen is well stocked for eating-in, snacking or enjoying your take-out meals. Counter with 4 bar stools for casual dining.
Dining Area: large glass top table for comfortable dining.
Lanai: large Weber Genesis grill. Outdoor dining at its best: stone topped table & comfy chairs to enjoy the relaxing breezes and garden views.
Great room: Comfortable furniture and all the electronics: Wi-Fi, Broadband, Large Flat screen, Blu-Ray, DVR, Sound system, + more.
Other Amenities: Full size front load steam washer & dryer. Well-stocked 'guests' activities' closet with beach towels, coolers, bogie boards, snorkel sets, beach chairs, games, books + more. All rooms with ceiling fans.
AND: walk to the Private ocean-front Hali'i Kai Beach Club. Multi-level lagoon pools, kiddie pool / wading area, waterfall, soothing sand-bottom hot tub -- all with an unobstructed panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean and breathtaking sunsets. + Ocean Club restaurant, fitness cabana + grilling area & tables / chairs to relax + tennis & 1/2 court Basketball court.

Recap: Top of the line, private boutique ocean-front resort, upscale in amenities, yet casual & relaxing. Beautifully situated & well - appointed. You will certainly be able to enjoy your stay at our condo: The Sign of the Mermaid.

Staying for more than 10 days? Receive a free mid stay cleaning. Have a large party? See our 3 bdrm 3 bath also in Hali'i Kai HA 4509507 and inquire about a dual rental discount!

Things to do:
Everything or nothing at all. This is the beauty of Waikoloa Beach Resort.
Golf: 2 championship 18 hole courses: Beach & King's. Robert Trent Jones, Jr. designed.
Tennis: on site + many courts at Hilton Center next door.
SPAs: Marriott & Hilton.
Shopping: Kings & Queens Center 1 mile. Tommy Bahamas, Tiffany, Louis Vuitton, Macy's, local artisans, several art & jewelry shops, sports outfitters, local grocery, beverages and more. Farmers' market mid-week.
Dining: Yes! from casual to award winning: Merriman's, Ruth Chris', Macaroni Grill, Roy's, Golf Club house, Starbucks, and at our resort enjoy lunch or dinner at Hali'i Kai's Ocean Club Resort prepared by top chefs [formerly @ Four Seasons].
Other activities close at hand:
The Marriott { 1/2 mile} features an outdoor Lu'au twice a week; great food + quite a show under the stars.
Visit the world reknown A-Bay [ 1/2 mile] to snorkel, sail, wind surf, swim, dive. + sport fishing, sunset-sail, wind surf, para sail, Helicopter rides all within 2 miles. Up Route # 19 {5 miles} Hapuna - mile 69 State Beach is renowned for its beauty & surf; also horseback riding, zip line, tropical rain forest, waterfalls, Volcanoes National Park are wonderful side trips.
We are 18 miles north of the Kona Airport; 25 miles north of Kona which also has more shopping {including a 'stock-up' Costco}, art studios, casual bars and restaurants, + open air markets for in-season produce.
Overall: Hawaii at it finest. Special beauty everywhere you look. TAT #W16926581-01

*p.s. there is a local food delivery service that is quite nice. Your fridge can be stocked for your arrival. How nice is that!

Please note that if this unit is not available see our Ocean View Listing 4509507 "sign of the Whale".

At check in you will receive access cards that can be used to gain entry to the main gate and the Ocean Club. There is a $20 nightly resort fee per unit that is retained by the management company to defer the cost of front desk and Ocean Club personnel. Resort fees are fairly new but almost universal through the islands at high end resorts and range from $10 to $45 per night.


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